2 Upcoming Beer Tastings

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We’re excited to announce 2 upcoming guided beer tastings – both very different but guaranteed to be a great time!! Click on the event below for more information/to purchase tickets

SUN, 7 AUG AT 3:00 PM, Beer Tasting @ The Pump

SAT, 13 AUG AT 7:00 PM, Diefenbunker Beer Tasting

Here are some of the things we like to discuss during our tastings:

– The brewing process from A to Z

– How to taste beer

– Beer serving tips

– Beer style identities – the characteristics of each style

– the Ottawa brewing scene

– Beer History

– Whatever beer-y topic may interest you!!!

For additional information or to book your own tasting, please contact sasha@ottawabeerevents.ca

3rd Annual Hop on the bus to the Hop Farm with Barley’s Angels! *Co-ed Event

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Barley’s Angels Ottawa – will be hopping on a big yellow school bus and heading to the Bedard-Brunet family hop farm once again this year to learn all about hops and the harvest.

This is one of their only Co-ed events of the year!!!


Here is the full itinerary for the day:

1:00 pm – PIck up at Real Canadian Superstore, Westboro (parking lot near LCBO)
1:45 pm – Arrive at Hop farm
1:45 – 2:45pm Buggy ride to the farm
3:00 – 5:00pm Hoplympics – Barleys Angels and co. will pair up with breweries to complete fun-filled tasks
5:00 pm dinner
7:00 leave farm to head back to Ottawa

7:45- 8:00 Drop off back at Superstore

So grab your ticket on Eventbrite and get ready for a fun-filled + educational beer-y day!

OBE Weekly Digest July 7th – July 13th

Here’s what’s coming up this week in Ottawa Beer :

  • Saturday July 9th@12pm – Saison D’Etre Brewery Market @Hintonburg Park 
    • Free admission
    • “Saison d’Être” will feature the farmhouse Saison. Expect your standard local favourites, along with some tasty special-edition beers. Tasters will be available for all featured Saisons
  • Saturday July 9th @9am- Bend & Brunch with Yoga on Tap @CRAFT Beer Market $25
    • Bring your own mat for a one hour yoga class hosted by our friends at Yoga on Tap, and then stay for brunch with your choice of a Kichesippi Radler or Culture Kombucha.
  • Saturday July 9th @11am – Cornwall Summer Beerfest @Nav Centre $20 
  • Sunday July 10th @2pm – Run Now, Beer Later @Tooth & Nail Brewery
    • Drop in for a casual road run led by one of our run coaches. Perfect for any level, we will run 2-3km with a focus on fun over speed.
    • Our run will start and end at Tooth and Nail Brewing Company, we are doing a 2K loop and we run rain or shine.
  • Wednesday July 14th @5pm – Barley’s Angels Family & Friends BBQ & ball game $30 @Raymond Charest stadium
    • Watch the Ottawa Champions take on the Trois Rivieres Aigles
    • Each ticket* includes: all-you-can-eat pulled pork sandwiches and hot dogs (vegetarian option available for those who purchase a VEGETARIAN ticket), drinks (pop), 2 beer (adult tickets only) , chips (and, perhaps, popcorn); and your game ticket (general admission).

Want us to mention your upcoming event?  Drop us a line sasha@ottawabeerevents.ca

OBE Weekly Digest June 30th – July 6th

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Here are the beer events for Canada day and beyond!!!

  • Thursday June 30th & Friday July 1st – Kanata Festival of Beer @Walter Baker Park
    • Celebrate Canada Day with live music & craft beer! Free Admission!

  • Friday July 1st – Dominion Day  with Dominion City Brewing @Arts Court $32
    • Best Canada Day party in town! Swell Brews, Local Chefs, Badass Bands, Dominion Games, Sausage Dogs and a Goose!

  • Saturday July 2nd – Beau’s 10th birthday celebration
    • Exclusive Beer releases,  food by Chef Bruce on the patio, Dj spinning tunes
    • 3 Limited edition beers!

  • Monday July 4th – Yoga on Tap @Lowertown Brewery

Want us to mention your upcoming event?  Drop us a linesasha@ottawabeerevents.ca

OBE – Weekly Digest June 23rd – June 30th

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Ontario Craft Beer week has ended, but there are still some great beer-y events happening in Ottawa this week!

  • Friday June 24th @6:30pm  – Jazzy Brewmaster Dinner in the ruins @Mill Street Brew Pub 
    • A fantastic New Orleans inspired menu, fantastic Craft beer and some great live Jazz in our heritage courtyard overlooking the Ottawa river.
    • 5 courses paired with 5 beers, for $69.99!
  • Saturday June 25th @5:00pm – Tap Takeover & Patio Party with Beau’s All Natural @Royal Oak Laurier
    • Sampling, DJ So Nice, Swag Giveaways
  • Saturday June 25th @6:00pm – Tap Takeover with Broken Stick Brewing @Grace O’Malley’s 
    • A night of festivities and craft brew sampling. 4 different beers to try!
  • Monday June 27th @7:00pm- TASTE & EXPERIENCE: ONTARIO CRAFT BEER @ LCBO Rideau
    • $30 – To purchase your tickets, please register in person at the Customer Service Desk at the LCBO
    • Explore the craft of brewing and discover the wonderful diversity of local beers.n
      Join us for an exciting and educational tasting of beer styles from around the
      world and sample a selection of beers that are perfect for summer entertaining.
      Includes a food-matching segment.

Want us to mention your upcoming event?  Drop us a line sasha@ottawabeerevents.ca

Ottawa Beer Events – Weekly Digest


Coming up this week in beer – Ontario Craft Beer Week continues, so a few of those events in Ottawa, along with some other great beer-y events!

Here’s what’s on deck from Thursday  June 16th – Wednesday June 22nd!

  • Thursday June 16th @11:15 a.m – Big Rig Salute 1179 Lager Launch
    • The name Salute 1179 is a nod to the number of games Chris Phillips played—an incredible feat, especially with one team—but also goes well beyond just that
  • Thursday June 16th @6pm – Muskoka Brewery 20th Anniversary Guest Sampling @ Jack Astor’s  Hunt Club
    • Sample some of the finest wares Muskoka Brewery has to offer, including our special 20th Anniversary Oak Aged Cream Ale! Learn about Muskoka’s past and future with Brewery staff!
  • Thursday June 16th @6:30 pm – Steam Whistle Craft Beer Trivia & Unfiltered @ D’Arcy McGee’s
    • Be crowned the Count or Countess of Craft! Trivia is designed for all levels of craft beer knowledge and can be played in teams or on your own. The winner takes home a Steam Whistle Prizepack valued at $100.
    • Patrons will also be treated to samples of Steam Whistle UNFILTERED, Steam Whistle’s one-and-only all-natural Pilsner but direct from the aging tanks in the brewery cellars before being filtered.
  • Thursday June 16th @1pm – Whitewater does OCB Week – Meet the Brewers
  • Friday June 17th @5:30pm- Muskoka Brewery’s 20th Anniversary Glass Giveaway @ Sir John A Pub
    • Celebrate Muskoka Brewery’s 20th Anniversary with a pint of Oak-Aged Cream Ale, and keep the commemorative glass!
  • Friday June 17th @7pm – Whitewater does OCB Week – Blind Taste Test
  • Saturday June 18th & Sunday June 19th – Beau’s Fathers Day Celebration  @Beau’s All Natural Brewery
    • Come on down with Dad to the brewery for a day of games, food from Chef Bruce on our patio, prizes, music by DJ Law and other surprises!
  • Saturday June 18th – Whitewater does OCB Week – Beer Cocktail Day
  • Friday June 17 – Sunday June 19th – Beau’s OCB Week Event: All Weekend Patio Party @TwoSix{ATE}
    • An All Weekend Pop up Patio Party featuring a special outdoor menu by the incomparable Steve  Harris. Come beat the summer heat with an Ice cold Lug Tread!
    • Through out the weekend there will also be chances to win some great swag! Cold Beer and Prizes? Win Win!
  • Sunday June 19th – Whitewater does OCB Week – Father’s Day Special
  • Sunday June 19th @2pm Father’s Day Beer Tasting with Ottawa Beer Events @Brothers Beer Bistro $50
    • Treat your Dad to a guided beer tasting at Brother’s Beer Bistro.
  •  Sunday June 19th @8pm – BEER COCKTAILS & TAP TAKEOVER AT HOOCH
    • Think outside the pint glass! Join Muskoka Brewery at Hooch Bourbon House and try four unique cocktails made with Muskoka Brewery beer.
  • Tuesday June 21st @7pm  – TASTE & EXPERIENCE: LOCAL CRAFT BEER & BEYOND @ LCBO Hunt Club
    • $30 – To purchase your tickets, please register in person at the Customer Service Desk at the LCBO
    • How well do you know your craft beer? An expert Product Consultant guides you through the exciting and delicious world of craft beer, and a special guest appearance will be made by a brew master from local brewery: Beyond the Pale.